Saluda School

Saluda School Theme:

1922-2022:  100 Years of Greatness and Counting . . . 

 

Classroom News:

Learning about Red Wolves

First graders at Saluda Elementary School learned about red wolves last week. Weiler Woods for Wildlife came to Saluda and taught students about the endangered species. Students were excited to learn about the wolves and wrote about them in class. Local sculptor, Dale Weiler of Weiler Woods for Wildlife, and his team also helped students...
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Golden Paintbrush Award

The following students received the Golden Paintbrush Award for the Fall of 2022. Emma Junge Ayla Flynn Talon Harrower Eleanor Phillips Fred Jackson Avery Mintz Emma Ellenburg McKinley McGeary Ivey Neel Melina Parmalee
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Door Decorating Contest

Students, Faculty and Staff worked together to create some creative door displays.
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Autumn Care Visit

Saluda’s music teacher, Pam McNeil, took Saluda Elementary’s first grade classes to share Christmas cheer with the residents of Autumn Care last week.  Students sang carols, made Christmas cards and enjoyed hot cocoa and cookies provided by Autumn Care. Fifth grader, Brycen Tuttle, dressed up as a hippopotamus much to everyone’s delight as the children sang,...
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Ecosystem Dioramas

Mrs. Rackley’s 5th grade students created a diorama of the habitat of an animal they chose. Students had to research the animal’s ecosystem and create their diorama based on their research. Students created their animals out of clay and created the animal’s surroundings out of drawings, things they collected, or pictures from magazines. The classroom...
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First Grade Gives Thanks

Mrs. Fletcher’s and Mrs. Burnett’s first grade classes showed gratitude to soldiers for Veteran’s Day.  Students wrote letters of thanks and made crafts for members of the United States Air Force. Recently retired, Robert “Mitch” Harrower, parent of a first grade student, spoke to the classes for Veteran’s day about his service to our country...
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Ice Cream Party

These 3rd graders brought in more than 300 items for our canned food drive. They were treated to an ice cream party which included the following . . . Chocolate, vanilla, banana split and cookie dough options with whip cream, chocolate sauce, caramel, strawberry topping, cherries, marshmallows and of course a cone! Yummy!
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Food Drive

Saluda Elementary is having a Food Drive for the Pop Up Pantry in Saluda. Ms. Rogers and her 4th graders created a “Path to End Hunger” with their donated food items.
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Strawberry Hill Trip

Our Kindergarten and First Grade classes enjoyed a field trip to Strawberry Hill USA last week. The field trip’s educational focus was on farming, irrigation, and the life cycle of pumpkins. Students also enjoyed a hayride, petting zoo, climbing a giant pile of hay and sliding down the enormous spider inspired slides. Each student picked...
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